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Brand new: Mary Schamehorn - As I See It
Mon: Movie Night at the library, 'The Enchanted Cottage'
Flavored vaping product ban goes into effect Oct. 15
Wild turkeys in Gold Beach
Rare white orca spotted in Puget Sound
Portland Police car windows smashed with rocks
Waves on Oregon coast to triple in height over week
Portland man killed in Columbia County hunting accident
Roseburg holds Power of Pink festival
Hemp drying barn catches fire in Medford
10 year old girl killed, ejected from carnival ride
Quiz: Match the arrestee with their alleged weapon
Mongo's Amazon product of the day
How to stay safe when the 'Big One' comes
2019 fishing regulations        Shellfish        Crabbing guide        Disaster Preparedness
Earthquake safety      Shoreline Education      Riverview Kennels      South Slough
Pacific Waverider       Coral Sea Scuba       Coos County Watchdog       Space Station
South Coast Striders      Coquille River chart      World Famous Langlois      German Shepherds
Coffee Break      Western World      South Coast Shopper      The Ducque      Egyptian Theatre
Coos Boat Tours      Community Garden      NW webcams      Bicycles      Bandon events      Speedway
Mt. Ashland webcam     Museum     Port of Bandon     Medical Loan Closet     Ten day weather forecast
Labyrinths      Go Wild Rivers Coast      Gorse Action Group      Library      Northwest hiker      Thomas Hill
Coquille River Water Trail      City limits/zoning map      Zoning rules      Coos County parcel search map

Bandon's rain year is Oct 01 thru Sep 30
Detailed weather history data & graphs
Ten day weather forecast

Tsunami info      Flood hazard map      Tsunami evacuation map

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Western infrared satellite image      

Video: Sneaker wave

A typical day in Bandon



Bandon photo (of Joan) submitted by Dave

Old Bandon photo submitted by Gilbert O

An unused Bandon postcard from Mongo's collection

Bandon photo submitted by Rhonda P

Bandon photo submitted by Richard U


Mongo's song pick of the day: Monte Montgomery - 'Magnolia'

Tide Table

Shawn's art pick of the week - 'Appaloosas Running in the Moonlight,' acrylic by Peggy Knox, Southern Coos Hospital Art Gallery



Beach Safety

joke of the day
"Doctor, doctor, You've got to help me - I just can't stop my hands shaking!"
"Do you drink a lot?"
"Not really - I spill most of it!"

From the archives

Video: Scene from 'Overlord', (2018)

mongo and minga



Future events
Oct 14, Movie Night at the library, 'The Enchanted Cottage', 1945
Oct 16,19,22,23, Art class at Art By The Sea Gallery
Oct 16,23,30, Coos Bay Farmers Market
Oct 17, A Night At The Museum, Bandon
Oct 18, 'Hocus Pocus' at Egyptian Theatre, Coos Bay
Oct 18,19 Old Town Marketplace Farmers Market
Oct 18-27, 'Live Culture Coast', Southern Oregon Coast
Oct 18, Words On The Coast, A full day writer's retreat, Gardiner
Oct 18, Harvest Fair and Co-op Celebration, Coos Bay
Oct 18, October Sip-n-Stroll, North Bend
Oct 18, Redneck Wine Tasting & Bowling, North Bend
Oct 18-20, Goin' With The Flo Vintage Trailer Rally, Florence
Oct 18,19,25,26,31, 'Haunted Woods' at Coos Bay Speedway
Oct 18,Nov 30, Alive After Five & Wine Walk, Old Town Bandon
Oct 19, Dellenback Dune Trail and Tenmile Creek hikes w/South Coast Striders
Oct 19, Greens Keeper's Revenge Las Vegas Scramble, Bandon Crossings Golf Course
Oct 19, 'Coffee: A Bean-to-Cup Experience', Charleston
Oct 19, Kayaking the Estuary, Charleston
Oct 19, Curry Contra Dances, Sixes Grange
Oct 19, Harvest Fair and Co-op Celebration, Coos Bay
Oct 19, Designing With Succulents, Bandon
Oct 19, Distillery Tour & Rum Tasting, Charleston
Oct 19, 'Make it! Mosaic Glass Art', Bandon
Oct 19, Coos Bay Guided Photography Walk
Oct 19, Introduction to Natural Building, Bandon
Oct 19, Lake-to-Table Meal, Lakeside
Oct 19, 'Goin with the Flo Vintage Trailer Rally', Florence
Oct 19, Mud Drags at Coos Bay Speedway
Oct 20, 'Make It! Landmark Monoprints' at Art By The Sea Gallery
Oct 20, 'A Foray for Mushrooms Farmed & Foraged', Myrtle Point
Oct 20, 'Fused Glass Workshop', Bandon
Oct 20, 'Nature Materials Collage Workshop', Bandon
Oct 20, 'Living Beverages: Ale Tasting & Fermentation Tales', Coos Bay
Oct 20, 'Wood-Fired Sourdough Flatbreads', Myrtle Point
Oct 20, 'Movie Night at the Egyptian', Coos Bay
Oct 21, 'Fermented Pastes & Bases', Mother's Natural Grocery, Bandon
Oct 21, 'Fun with Fiber & Felting', The Wool Company, Bandon
Oct 21, 'Cidery Tour & Tasting', Bandon Rain, Bandon
Oct 21, 'Fused-Glass Demo', Bandon
Oct 22, 'South Slough Hike with All 5 Senses', Charleston
Oct 22, 'Fun Sway Boat Tour', Bandon
Oct 22, 'Lake and Lighthouse Van Tour', Coos Bay
Oct 22, 'Hike & Yoga Overlooking the Pacific', Charleston
Oct 23, 'Coffee-Roasting Demo & Tasting', Langlois
Oct 23, 'Art Exhibition: The Sensory Splendors of Place', Port Orford
Oct 23, 'Cranberries, Music & Art: A Great Night Out!', Langlois
Oct 24, Planning Commission meeting, the agenda
Oct 24, 'Sustainable Sea-to-Table Cooking Demo', Port Orford
Oct 24, 'Make it! Sauerkraut, Kombucha, Kefir water', Port Orford
Oct 24, 'Books of Life: An Evening of Herbs & Sea Creatures', Port Orford
Oct 25, 'Fermentation 101', Gold Beach
Oct 25, 'The Full Brew: Demo & Beer Tasting', Brookings
Oct 25, 'Grow and Learn Garden Tour', Gold Beach
Oct 25, 'Bitters and Beach Art: Happy Hour and Reception', Gold Beach
Oct 25, Fat tire biking on the beach, Gold Beach
Oct 25,26, Labyrinth in the sand at Face Rock Beach
Oct 26, 'Brewing Kombucha', Brookings
Oct 26, 'FermentWorks Miso Magic', Gold Beach
Oct 26, Beer and cheese pairing at Arch Rock Brewery, Gold Beach
Oct 26, 'The Process of Making Ginger Beer', Brookings
Oct 26, 'Make it! Aromatic Herbal Bitters', Brookings
Oct 26, 'The Feel of Sourdough Bread', Brookings
Oct 26, 'Making Kimchi Made Easy', Brookings
Oct 26, 'FermentWorks Miso Tempeh Natto Dinner', Brookings
Oct 27, 'Bake It! Naturally Leavened Bread', Gold Beach
Oct 27, 'Coast Screen-Printing Workshop', Brookings
Oct 27, 'The Art of Brewing Beer', Brookings
Oct 27, 'The Art of Brewing Beer', Brookings
Oct 27, 'FermentWorks Science Pub: Microbiome and Fermented Foods', Brookings
Oct 27, 'Oregon Redwoods Van Tour', Brookings
Oct 27, 'Live Culture Coast Photo Contest', Brookings
Oct 31, 'Mall-O-Ween' at Pony Village Mall
Nov 01, 'Coos Bay Speedway Awards Banquet', Coquille
Nov 01, Oregon Coastal Management System in The Barn
Nov 01, Downtown Coos Bay Wine Walk
Nov 02-03, 'Wild Rivers Mushroom Festival', Brookings
Nov 29-Dec 29, 'Nature's Coastal Holiday Festival of Lights', Brookings
Nov 28-Dec 31, Christmas Lights at Shore Acres
Dec 03, Bandon Showcase at the Sprague: Aureum
Feb 08, 36th Annual Charleston Crab Feed, North Bend

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